Living In COVID: Charles Opperman—Love Cures Everything, Engagement Follows ICU Visit

Charles Opperman is a director for a software company and he lives on the outskirts of Brandon. When Hillsborough County started to open back...

Busch Gardens Welcomes New Male Baby Giraffe To Herd

By Kye Saunders The Busch Gardens staff and giraffe herd welcomed a new baby boy earlier this month. The baby’s mother, Bea, is known by...

Brandon Author Spreads Mystery And Intrigue In Paradise Or What?

By Jadon Khor With families stuck at home and social distancing, some are finding themselves lost, away from the magic of the outside world. Yet...

Learn To Properly Install Car Seats At Free Inspection Classes

By Anjali Caligiuri “According to the National Car Accident Statistics, car accidents are the leading cause of death in kids between 2 and 14,” said...

Registration Open For Back-2-School, Vehicle Caravan Parade & More

Compiled by Jenny Bennett Registration Now Open For “Back-2-School” Health Clinics Hillsborough County Public Schools and the Back-2-School Coalition of Hillsborough County are joining forces again...

County Offers Free Mosquito-Eating Fish For Community Ponds

By Laura Tamayo This summer, seven events across Hillsborough County, including South and Eastern Hillsborough County, are being held by the county’s Mosquito Management Services...

Brandon Regional Named One Of The Nation’s 100 Top Teaching Hospitals

Brandon Regional Hospital has been named one of the nation’s 100 Top Teaching Hospitals by IBM Watson Health for the second consecutive time. This...

New Name, Same Mission: Hope For Her Opens Its Doors Once...

By Kye Saunders As more and more organizations return to business as usual, few have been welcomed back in such a way as the nonprofit...

Mission BBQ American Heroes Cups Benefit Honor Flight Program Through August...

By Kye Saunders Mission BBQ, located on 1504 W. Brandon Blvd. in Brandon, is at it again serving those that serve. Not only does Mission BBQ...

Osprey Observer Podcasts 2020 – Tampa Metropolitan Area YMCA

It’s summertime, which means it’s time to check in with Amanda Walker, Aquatics Executive with the YMCAs of the Tampa Bay area who is...